2017 Gold Coast Teachers’ Ball

Celebrations were held at the Gold Coast Convention Centre on Saturday 2 September 2017 to recognise outstanding educators as part of the Gold Coast Secondary Principals’ Excellence in Education 2017 Awards. Sponsored by Griffith University and Bond University, these Awards acknowledge professional attributes and achievements across a range of criteria:

  • Success in student achievement
  • Commitment to providing quality service to parents and students
  • A positive image for teachers
  • An outstanding role model for students
  • Excellent classroom teaching practice
  • Significant contribution to other aspects of school life
  • A demonstrated capacity to establish and maintain quality relationships with students, parents and other members of the teaching staff
  • Achievements in any field of secondary education

We congratulate our nominees Ms Lissa Hodson (Head of Department Contemporary Teaching and Learning, TOK teacher) and Mr Dean Ryschka (Business Management and Mandarin teacher) who celebrated the event in QAHS style.

Mrs Jane Sleeman